RÆBURN FW21 Timberland Earthkeppers Collection Release Information
“Take only what you need” – that’s the Timberland Fall / Winter 2021 message and headline Earthkeepers by RÆBURN capsule, a collection that invites the industry to create better.
Christopher Raeburn is renowned for working with excess fabrics, placing the designer at the forefront of innovative and responsible design. When he was appointed Global Creative Director at Timberland, it was unclear what this appointment would bring outside of the realm of collaboration. We’ve seen RÆBURN x Timberland connections before, so what would change?
The answer to this question can be found in the new FW21 Earthkeepers by RÆBURN capsule collection, a collection that implements Raeburn’s pragmatic design approach from concept to delivery. Earthkeeper – described by Chris as “products for the guy or girl who wants to go out and do good” – is a reimagining of Timberland’s archival pieces, rebuilt with an emphasis on material innovation and aesthetics iconic military RÆBURN.
With eco-innovation and a commitment to responsible design being central elements of RÆBURN throughout its timeline, it makes sense that this direction is echoed in Timberland as a forward-looking vision. Technically, the goal is for its products to have a positive net ecological impact by 2030.
Recognizing the breadth of this ambition and the collective approach required to make an industry-wide impact, Raeburn said, “I want us to be the one who pushes others towards these sustainable goals, we all need to. get there and work together to reach them. ”
At the product level, the capsule consists of shoes, accessories and clothing. Key styles include the GreenStride ™ Edge waterproof boots, which feature a sole made of 75% renewable sugar cane and responsible natural tree rubber. The upper is made from regenerating leather and recycled plastic fabric.
Outerwear is, of course, the heart of any fall / winter collection, and Earthkeepers offers an oversized puffer jacket made with recycled polyester fabrics, Re: Down insulation and a stylish Digi-camo print.
In conclusion, Raeburn said: “I am incredibly excited about the FW21 collection, which brings a more progressive edge to the Timberland brand while pushing the boundaries as we work towards a greener future. “
A selection of Earthkeepers by RÆBURN products are available now through Timberland and Raeburn, with additional styles available through November.
Cotton Logo T-Shirt
Pleated work trousers
Highsnobiety x Dickies